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Retail Unit in Halstead Suitable for Cafe Use

  • Established retail development, with large car park.
  • Currently fitted out as a cafe.
  • Additional “internal access” from the Co-op supermarket.
  • Net Retail Area 645 sq. ft. (59.9 sq. m).
  • Asking rent £11,625 p.a.x.


Property Location

Shop 10, Weavers Court,
Halstead CO9 2JN
Property Specification

The premises are located in the established Weavers Court development, in the market town of Halstead. The development lies in the heart of the town centre, just off High Street. Other occupiers include a large Co-op supermarket, Dorothy Perkins, Costa Coffee and a number of local independent retailers including a games shop, pet supplies, mobility shop, and an estate agents.


A ground floor retail unit located just ff the main walkway leading from High Street to the supermarket, and close to a secondary pedestrian access from the high Street. There is a large car park adjoining the development accessed off Factory Lane. The retail area has glazed display windows and entrance doors from the walkway and, to the rear, a large archway leads into the Co-op supermarket. This is an additional means of access into the shop/cafe, and the tenant and it's customers are able to use the toilet facilities in the supermarket. However, a security shutter closes off the archway when the supermarket is closed, THEREFORE THE TRADING HOURS OF THE SHOP WILL BE RESTRICTED TO THOSE OF THE SUPERMARKET.


Main Retail Area                                  22/2 deep x 31/0 wide.


Preparation/Cooking Area                           42 sq. ft. (3.9 sq. m).


The property has an EPC rating of D - 76. The rateable value is £5,200 therefore an occupier may qualify for Small Business Rate Relief and are advised to contact Braintree District Council in this regard.


The property is offered on a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term of 5 years. the lease will exclude Sections 24 to 28 of The Landlord & Tenant Act 1954, and the asking rent is £11,625 per annum, exclusive of VAT, rates and all outgoings. There will be upward-only rent reviews every 3 years, and there is a service charge for the maintenance of the the common parts of Weavers Court, and the budget for this shop for the year to 28th February 2019 is some £700.


For further details, and to arrange a viewing, please contact Jon Ablewhite ( or Amelia Valentin ( on (01206) 505707.

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